In 1980, the author was working on a book called ‘The Complete Four Wheel Drive Manual Converting, Collecting, Restoring & Repairing.’ We took a short trip to the FWD Museum in Clintonville, Wis.
Cars like the Cyclone Spoiler II were designed to put some pep into Mercury’s high-performance image in the muscle car era.
The Motorama Museum in Aniwa, Wis. is a great place to visit if you like sports racing cars, especially those made by Italian automaker Alfa Romeo.
For Barrett-Jackson’s 2019 Scottsdale Auction, David Johnston will consign seven cars from very different parts of the car collecting world, all with No Reserve. First up is a 1957 A.J. Watson Indy roadster re-creation that’s been specially built for action at Bonneville Speed Week.
The MY Garage Museum is located on the corporate campus of Mid America Motorworks. The Yager Family Collection of rare Corvettes, Volkswagens and memorabilia is showcased within.
Daytona Speed Weeks will take place Feb. 9-17, 2019. This annual auto racing ritual dates back to the era when Henry Ford I came to Daytona Beach, Fla., to see how fast some of his early racing cars would go.
Tom Knight’s 1917 Hudson Super Six racing car, built by his grandfather, was a hit at the 2018 Iola Car Show.
Jody Schmeisser of Pit Pal Products (www.pitpalproducts.com) was a pioneer in creating storage products for racing trailers.
Greg Stelse’s racing car is called “The Joker.” Today, the two-tone green ’57 Pontiac Star Chief two-door hardtop is usually on display inside his new business, Greg’s Speed Shop LLC. But the project that involved turning the “Poncho” into a nostalgic drag racer actually got off to a dismal start.
In 1915, Packard’s new twin six was a vehicle that would place the company in the luxury field.